20 April, 2015


Just a quick card today for the freshlymadesketches. I knew immediately what it will look like when I saw the sketch, and surprisingly stuck with that idea in my mind throughout the project.
I flipped the sketch and used a wrapping paper with bamboo that I had in my stash for years as the central background piece. Additionally, I used a green background paper which I punched at the endes to make it a bit more interesting. Between them, I used a dark green ribbon. In the lower part of the card I placed a cute little panda bear I found on pinterest. To make it look like it came right out of the jungle, I cut it out exactly on the lines and used 3D pads to fix it on the background. 
In the end, I added three buttons which I decorated with raffia. 

- freshlymadesketches
- cardz4guys: exotic/jungle/wildlife
- craft-alnica: oriental inspired
- come and get it: things that start with B (bamboo, bear, buttons)


  1. This is lovely! Even the raffia on the buttons looks as if it's come straight from the bamboo patch. Thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Guyz

  2. Oh! I do like this card, the colour mixture is perfect, the buttons with the raffia are a perfect embellishment. Thanks for sharing at Cardz 4 Guyz. Caz

  3. This is lovely and that bear is just so charming, really like your embellishments and design. Thanks for sharing with us at the Come And Get It challenge. Barb

  4. great colour match and I love the buttons and the cute panda

    thanks for joining us at cardz4guyz this week

  5. Kako simpatična pandica. Gumbki z rafijo so krasen dodatek. Lp

  6. This is a wonderful card. I love how you took care to make everything tie in with the theme of the card! Thanks for sharing with us at Freshly Made Sketches!

  7. What a great card, love the cute panda

    Thanks for playing along at Cardz 4 Guyz this week x

  8. Zelo luštkana voščilnica :-)). Hvala, da se igraš z nami na Come and get it izzivu. Lp Neva

  9. Zelo je lepa in bambus v ozadju da pridih dalnjega vzhoda :-))
    Lepo da si se nama pridružila tudi pri malo neobičajnem izzivu CRAFT-alnice ... Srečno!

  10. This is such a gorgeous jungle card! The panda is so cute and the raffia and buttons look perfect together.

  11. Krasno pandico v bambusovem gozdu si naredila.
    Hvala, še enkrat da si se nam pridružila in srečno pri izzivu Craft-alnice. Lp; Lili